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Veneer album for sale by Jose Gonzalez was released Apr 04, 2006 on the Mute label. The Swedish-born singer and guitarist Jose Gonzalez performs subtly beautiful acoustic folk-pop with an impeccable musical technique and vocals that recall the 1960s duo Simon & Garfunkel. Veneer songs Songs like "Heartbeats," "Crosses," and "Deadweight on Velveteen" are quietly seductive and utterly beguiling. Personnel: José González (vocals, guitar, percussion); Stefan Sporsén (trumpet). Spin (p. 137) - "[H]e exhales snatches of rainy-day poetry and finger-picks his guitar like he's backing a suicidal flamenco dancer." - Grade: A-
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Entertainment Weekly (No.838, pp. 141-142) - "... Gonzalez is a gifted Swedish singer-songwriter... whose deft, syncopated fingerpicking and hushed vocals are hypnotic... " - Grade: B plus
Magnet (p. 100) - "Gonz lez's deceptively complex guitar playing and brooding lyrics are the focus of his debut."
CMJ (No.934, p. 4) - "... [R]eflects a Scandinavian minimalism, a Celtic mysticism and a Latin romanticism...". Mojo (Publisher) (p. 78) - "[T]here's a classical element to his guitar playing that seems to deposit him into a world entirely of his own."
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This is so mellow and relaxing. I've been using this for background music when I've had guests over.
By mdbly124 (Lincoln, NE)
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|CD Universe Part number||7051693|
|Release Date||Apr 04, 2006|
|Recording Time||28 minutes|
|Personnel||Jos+¬ Gonz+ílez - vocals, guitar, percussion|
Stefan Spors+¬n - trumpet
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